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All in the Timing

Scott Birrell. A previously published article on, extracted from the August edition of NZPB magazine on  Ali MacKenzie - "Our Newest Legend", included reference…
6 Mar 2022

Brand New!

Into the future, respecting the past. Please excuse the ramblings of a visual communicator, especially of one that is quite unaccustomed to using words to describe…
23 Nov 2021

An Assorted Pick


Never say never!

"You will never be a piper as you are a woman and too small." Ann Robbie is a well-recognised Southland personality, being heavily involved in…

2022 Summer School

Summer School is a major programme for the RNZPBA each year, and one which we eagerly look forward to. It is very well supported by…
From the Board

Traffic Light System – Covid NZ

Traffic Lights and Pipe Bands We, as a Board, have been asked to provide some clarity and guidance on how the new Covid Traffic Light…
The Rusbatch Legacy
From the Board
Remits – Changes to RNZPBA Contest and Other Rules
From the Board
Planning Day
2022 New Zealand Pipe Band Championships
2023 RNZPBA Nationals
2023 New Zealand & South Pacific Pipe Band Championships
By Ear